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MOBO MOGA – meaning Modern Boy Modern Girl, refers to modern Japanese individuals in the 1930′s. Avant Garde, individualism were much celebrated in art, fashion and lifestyle. Much of this part of history was ignored both in Japan and the world because of the actual horrors of the war immediately followed.

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A Japanese farmer girl, in traditional clothing, carrying a basket, 1921. National Geographic. Note the high geta with covered toes.

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Ikenaga Yasunari - The Japanese Art of Nihonga Redefined

This young lady is a wonderful example how cool it is to wear Kimono in modern life. Such pure and natural attitude! A snap shot on a street in Harajuku, Tokyo.

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Winter weather around the world - in pictures

Winter weather around the world - in pictures | World news | The Guardian

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Geiko 3 by Sam Ryan Mr., via Flickr [ so beautiful I get choked up. Imagine living in place where such a gorgeous, exotic woman is in such a beautiful garden... ]

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